STAR Selected for the Atelier International du Grand Paris

June 22, 2012 – SELECTED

STAR strategies + architecture is one of the new six teams of architects and urban planners appointed by the Atelier International Grand Paris (AIGP) to be part of the Scientific Committee for the mission: Grand Paris: pour une métropole durable. The jury was chaired by Pierre Mansat, deputy Mayor of Paris.
The Atelier International Grand Paris was created in 2010 with the support from the President of the French Republic as an answer to the consultation launched by the French Ministry of Culture and Communication in 2008 to envision a sustainable development of the Greater Paris area. The project is referred to be the most ambitious since Haussmann plan for Paris in the 19th century. The aim of l’ AIGP is to study, propose, and advice the French Government in all the fields related to architecture and urban planning for the sustainable development of the Greater Paris Area.

STAR team is composed of architects and urban planners and will be working with:
-collaborator: Bernd Upmeyer, (BOARD, Rotterdam) architect, urbanist, and editor-in-chief of MONU magazine of urbanism
-expert consultans and advisors: Georges Zouein and Marwan Zouein (GAIA Heritage, Paris –Beirut) advisors for management and economics of cultural and natural heritage; Raphaël Ménard -Director, Loubliana Petroff and Paul Azzopardi, (Elioth, Paris); engineers consultants for sustainable development, energy, and environment; Kai van Hasselt, (Shinsekai Analysis, Amsterdam) cultural and urban trend analysts; Yann Collandre (Lyn Capital, Paris), real state and financial advisor.

See press release of AIGP
See the press release in Le Moniteur.
/// More information about the mission and the team in the coming weeks ///

The fifteen teams that composed the scientific committee are (in alphabetical order):

•ATELIER CASTRO DENISSOF (mandataire Roland Castro),
•DEVILLERS ET ASSOCIES (mandataire Christian Devillers),
•FGP(a) (mandataire Philippe Gazeau),
•ANTOINE GRUMBACH & ASSOCIES (mandataire Antoine Grumbach),
•LIN /FINN GEIPEL, GIULIA ANDI (mandataire Finn Geipel),
•BRES + MARIOLLE ET ASSOCIES (mandataire Béatrice Mariolle),
•MVRDV avec ACS et AAF (mandataire Winy Maas),
•DPA (mandataire Dominique Perrault),
•AGENCES ELIZABETH ET CHRISTIAN DE PORTZAMPARC (mandataire Christian de Portzamparc),
•ROGERS STIRK HARBOUR + Partners (mandataire Mike Davis),
•STUDIO 012_BERNARDO SECCHI & PAOLA VIGANO (mandataire Paola Vigano),
•SEURA (mandataire David Mangin),
•STAR strategies + architecture (mandataire Beatriz Ramo),
•TVK Trévelo et Viger-Kohler / Acadie / Güller Güller (mandataire Pierre Alain Trévelo et Antoine Viger-Kohler).

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Président du Conseil d’Administration de l’AIGP : Pierre Mansat
Directeur général : Bertrand Lemoine
Sécrétaire générale : Sandrine Sartori
Architecte, chargée de mission : Isabelle Bertrand
Responsable administratif et financier : Soraya El M’Selmi
Chargée de communication et relations presse : Hoda Hamzeh